Archive for January, 2012

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No. 4 Women’s Hockey In Battle Of West Region Powerhouses This Weekend At No. 9 Concordia

The top two teams in the west region will square off this weekend as the fourth-ranked Gustavus women's hockey team takes on No. 9 Concordia this Friday and Saturday in Moorhead, Minn. The Gusties boast a 13-0-1 overall record as the only remaining undefeated team in all Division III, and an 8-0-0 mark in the MIAC, while the Cobbers are 9-2-2 overall and 5-1-2 in conference play.

The Gustavus men's hockey team celebrates the program's rich history as part of Gustavus Adolphus College's Sesquicentennial celebration this weekend. 

Gustie Skaters Host Concordia For Sesquicentennial Celebration Weekend

The Gustavus men’s hockey team comes off its bye week and heads back into MIAC play with a home series against Concordia College Friday and Saturday in St. Peter, Minn.  The Gusties and Cobbers will square off at 7:05 p.m. on Friday night and 2:05 p.m. on Saturday afternoon. Saturday will serve as the Gustavus […]

The Gustavus men's hockey team is set to host its alumni game on Saturday, Jan. 28th at 11:00 a.m. 

Men’s Hockey Alumni Game Set For This Saturday

The Gustavus men’s hockey team will host its annual alumni game on Saturday, Jan. 28th at 11:00 a.m. in Don Roberts Ice Rink.  Head Coach Brett Petersen and the Gustavus men’s hockey program invites all former Gustie men’s hockey players back to campus to participate in the event. For more information on the alumni game, […]

Jim Hill matched his season-high with 13 points on the night. 

Men’s Basketball Bounces Back With 54-40 Win At Carleton

The Gustavus men’s basketball team has put together some strong defensive efforts in the month of January, but none like Wednesday night in Northfield, Minn., as the Gusties limited the Knights to season-lows of 12 field goals and 26.7-percent shooting from the field on their way to a 54-40 victory. The Gusties get back on […]

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Women’s Basketball Notches 12th Consecutive Win 70-44 Over Carleton

The Gustavus women’s basketball team cruised to its 12th consecutive victory with a 70-44 decision over Carleton Wednesday night in St. Peter, Minn. completing the regular season series sweep. The Gusties improve to 15-2 overall and 13-1 in the MIAC, while the Knights fall to 2-15 overall and 1-13 in conference action.

The Gustie women are back on the friendly confines of Gus Young Court tonight to take on the Carleton Knights. Photo courtesy of Sport PiX 

Women’s Basketball At Home Tonight Against Carleton

The Gustavus women's basketball team is back at home tonight after two successful road trips to Hamline (83-82 OT) and Bethel (60-38) last week. The Gusties enter on roll after winning their last 11 games in the MIAC for a 12-1 mark in the conference and 14-2 record overall. Their opponent tonight at Gus Young Court, the Carleton College Knights, come into the match-up at 2-14 on the year and 1-12 in the MIAC. Tip-off is slated for 7:30 p.m.

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Men’s Basketball Seeks To Get Back On Track Wednesday At Carleton

The Gustavus men’s basketball team looks to get back into the win column on Wednesday night in Northfield, Minn. when it takes on Carleton at 7:30 p.m. The Gusties are currently 11-5 overall 8-3 in the MIAC, sitting in a tie for second place alongside Augsburg in the conference standings.  Carleton looks to avoid the […]

From left to right; Laura Vannelli (Rochester, Minn.) Jessica Doig (St. Louis Park, Minn.), Marie Omann (St. Louis Park, Minn.), Liz Haakenson (Minneapolis, Minn.), Allie Sanchez (Shoreview, Minn.), and Krista Johnson (Mounds View, Minn.) 

Former Gustie Skaters Win Golden Shovel At U.S. Pond Hockey Championships

While the Gustavus women’s hockey team looked back on a weekend sweep of St. Catherine, Gustavus alumni Laura Vannelli `08, Jessie Doig `09, and Liz Haakenson `09 were hard at work on the ice at the U.S. Pond Hockey Championships (USPHC) held Jan. 20-22 on Lake Nakomis in Minneapolis.  The three Gusties were a part […]

Marian Lund led the Gustie women with 41st place finishes both days. 

Men’s And Women’s Nordic Skiing Place Sixth At Mayor’s Challenge

The Gustavus men’s and women’s nordic skiing teams each placed sixth at the Mayor’s Challenge in Minneapolis Saturday and Sunday. Marian Lund and Anders Bowman led their respective teams for the Gusties. Lund took 41st in both Saturday’s 5K Classic and Sunday’s 10K Freestyle with a time of 19:39.4 and 26:20.0, respectively. Bowman took 38th place in Saturday’s 10K Classic with a time of 24:46.1 and placed 36th in Sunday’s 15K Freestyle in 36:49.8.

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Men’s Swimming & Diving Finishes Runner-Up At Grinnell Invite

The Gustavus Adolphus men’s swimming and diving team battled Grinnell College from start to finish, but in the end, it was the  Pioneers edging the Gusties by 51 points to win the Grinnell Invitational held this weekend Russell K. Osgood Pool on Friday and Saturday.  Grinnell earned 1,290.5 points to Gustavus’ 1239.5 at the meet.  […]